Launch of the National Centre of Excellence for Food Engineering

The official launch of our newest facility, the National Centre of Excellence for Food Engineering (NCEFE) took place on the 18 October. The new multi-million pound cutting-edge facility, designed to improve current food engineering processes, address the sector skills gap, and boost the competitiveness of the country’s largest manufacturing sector, was officially opened by Sheffield…

STA Professor elected a Fellow of the American Vacuum Society (AVS)

Professor Arutiun Ehiasarian has been elected a Fellow of the American Vacuum Society (AVS). This award recognizes members who have made sustained and outstanding scientific contributions in areas of interest to AVS for at least 10 years. These contributions can be in research, engineering, technical advancement, academic education or managerial leadership. His citation reads “for…

STA Funding News

Since the beginning of the academic year 2018, MERI and C3RI have been successful in being awarded over 50 grants.  This slide deck summarises most of these awarded grants. Congratulations to everyone involved and making the last year and a half so successful. If you would like to discuss any future grant submissions, please do…

Platform 20 artists announced

Five Sheffield-based artists have been selected to take part in Platform 20, funded by The Freelands Artist Programme. The winning artists – James Clarkson (SHU alumni), Victoria Lucas (current PhD student), Maud Haya-Baviera, Conor Rogers (SHU alumni) and Joanna Whittle – will participate in a two-year funded residency, including a work-in-progress show in Sheffield in…

Hallam Enterprise Award 2019

On Thursday 3rd October the annual Hallam Enterprise Awards was held by the Sheffield Hallam Enterprise Team.  The Hallam Enterprise Awards provides a selected number of Hallam students and graduates the opportunity to showcase their businesses to invited leaders from the local Sheffield business community, fellow entrepreneurs and representatives from within the University. The finalists…

Alumni News

MEng Mechanical Engineering alumna Jodie Howlett has been invited to be a guest speaker at the International STEM Students’ Forum 2020 under the theme of “Inspiring Your Innovation”, and at the VPET International Conference with the theme of “Skilling for Your Future” in Hong Kong next May 2020. This is a large-scale international event, hosted…